St. Aloisius Medical Center
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Occupational Therapy

Who needs Occupational Therapy:

  • People with work related injuries
  • People who have had a stroke or heart attack
  • People with arthritis, multiple sclerosis, or other serious illness
  • Children with birth injuries, learning problems, or developmental disabilities
  • People with mental health problems
  • People with substance abuse problems and eating disorders
  • People with burns, spinal cord injuries, or amputations
  • People with broken bones or other injuries from sports, falls, or accidents

Services include:

  • Customized treatment programs aimed at improving abilities to carry out activities of daily living
  • Comprehensive evaluation of home and job environments and recommendations on necessary adaptation
  • Assessments and treatment for work performance skills
  • Recommendations and training in the use of adaptive equipment to replace lost function
  • Instructions to family members and attendants in safe and effective methods of caring for individuals